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Week-280-May-08-2006

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Two officers wounded by gunfire outside Va. station
CHANTILLY, Va.- A gunman opened fired outside a suburban Washington police station Monday, wounding two officers, authorities said.

The gunman also was wounded ... Full Story

Related story: Suspect takes civilian employee hostage in Baltimore police station

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(left) Officer C.M. Huber directs traffic off Route 28 in Chantilly, Va., Monday. Fairfax County police said a gunman has opened fire outside a police station in the Chantilly area, wounding two officers. Police blocked roads throughout the area, and nearby buildings, including a high school, were locked down. (AP Photo/Caleb Jones)

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Maintaining the "Semantic Edge"
By: Dr. George Thompson

In Tactical Communication/Verbal Judo we make a major distinction between natural language and tactical language, the former being dangerous and unpredictable, the latter, safer and more professional.

Natural Language or "Verbal Karate," as I like to call it, is ... Full Story

Related series:
7 things never to say to anyone, and why:   Part one    Part two

--> Go to the Thompson's Verbal Judo tactics & techniques column section

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Denver police: Man pointed fake gun before officers fatally shot him
[Denver, CO]
Calif. prison guard released unharmed after 10-hour standoff
[Sacramento, CA]
Minn. man convicted for role in 1970 murder of officer
[St. Paul, MN]
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High-speed chase follows alleged California shoe theft
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